Kieran Tierney nutmegs Shkodran Mustafi in first training session for Arsenal

Tierney was training with the first-team for the first time (Picture: Getty)
Tierney took half in full training for the first time with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)

introduced himself to his fellow Arsenal defenders by nutmegging Shkodran Mustafi in his first training session for Arsenal.

The summer time signing is but to function for Arsenal as a result of harm, however made his return to full training on Thursday – alongside fellow full-back Hector Bellerin.

Arsenal followers are hoping Tierney can be an on the spot success for the Gunners and assist strengthen their fragile defence.

Mustafi has been frozen out from the first-team squad by Unai Emery this season and Tierney added to the German’s frustrations in training.

In a Piggy-in-the-middle type one-touch passing drill, Tierney manages to nutmeg Mustafi in entrance of his team-mates.

Mustafi protests and has to take some teasing from Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette, however takes the slight properly.



Arsenal are hopeful Tierney and Bellerin will make a swift return to motion after a step ahead in their recoveries.

Arsenal hope Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will return to action in the next few weeks
Arsenal hope Tierney and Bellerin will return to motion in the following few weeks (Picture: Getty)

Bellerin has missed virtually 9 months to a knee ligament injury, however he and Tierney might make their harm comeback on the finish of the month.

Tierney has not performed since May and underwent a double hernia operation over the summer time after affected by knee and groin issues.

Emery will look to utliise his squad on October 3 for the go to of Standard Liege and Tierney and Bellerin might get minutes in that recreation if they’re match.

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